Surface Tension: Making Paper Clips Float
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Surface Tension: Making Paper Clips Float

Surface tension can keep objects afloat even when the laws of density and buoyancy would seem to predict otherwise. In ...
Grades K-8
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The Mantas of Yap
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The Mantas of Yap

In this video, Jonathan travels to Yap to dive with giant Manta Rays. Manta Rays come to this area to visit a “cleaning station” where parasites are removed by cleaner ...
Grades PreK-12
Mangroves
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Mangroves

Where the tropical ocean meets the sea, a peculiar kind of plant thrives in shallow, salty water.  These mangrove plants are incredibly important for shoreline protection and baby fish habitats ...
Grades PreK-12
Christopher Brown: Visual Arts (Painting)
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Christopher Brown: Visual Arts (Painting)

Christopher Brown obsessively works and reworks his images, painting over large areas of his canvases to redefine colors, objects and ...
Grades K-13+
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SPARK
Columns: Finding the Strongest Shape
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Columns: Finding the Strongest Shape

The shapes of a structure and its parts are often as important as the materials those parts are made of ...
Grades K-8
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Zoom
Music Video: Reading with Feeling
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Music Video: Reading with Feeling

The Burnham Brothers sing "Reading with Feeling," a song explaining the importance of reading with the feelings ascribed to the ...
Grades K-5
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Electric Company
When Shock Met Wiki Wiki Walter
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When Shock Met Wiki Wiki Walter

Shock must participate in a beatboxing tournament against his ex-best friend, Wiki Wiki Walter. This resource teaches music vocabulary, introducing ...
Grades K-3
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Electric Company
Comic Cam: Expressive Reading
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Comic Cam: Expressive Reading

Jennifer Barber introduces the different characters she created for her stories when she was seven years old. She reads one ...
Grades K-3
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Electric Company
Jim Denevan: Visual Arts (Earth Works)
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Jim Denevan: Visual Arts (Earth Works)

Jim Denevan performs drawings -- making temporary sculptures on the sandy beaches. In this Spark video produced by KQED, tail Denevan ...
Grades K-13+
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SPARK
Klezmer (KlezCalifornia): Music
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Klezmer (KlezCalifornia): Music

In this Spark video produced by KQED, explore the revival of klezmer, a type of instrumental music originating from Eastern ...
Grades K-13+
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SPARK
I Wouldn't Tell a Lie
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I Wouldn't Tell a Lie

In this online book from the International Children's Digital Library, Monty the raccoon lies, breaking the trust his friend, Fritz the rabbit, had in him. Also available to read ...
Grades PreK-4
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Building Big
Mars Rover
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Mars Rover

This Building Block video features a 2004 animation of the Mars rover "Opportunity" approaching the rim of Endurance Crater.
Grades All
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WGBH
Joe Mangrum: Visual Arts (Instillation)
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Joe Mangrum: Visual Arts (Instillation)

In this Spark video produced by KQED, see how natural found objects are juxtaposed with pieces of technology in Joe ...
Grades K-13+
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SPARK
Asian Art Museum Opening
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Asian Art Museum Opening

In this Spark video produced by KQED, go back in time for the opening of Asian Art Museum in 2003.
Grades K-13+
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Coal Tramway
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Coal Tramway

In this Building Block video, coal carts move along an elevated tramway as smokestacks spew smoke in the background.
Grades All
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WGBH
Tips from the Playground: Chunking
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Tips from the Playground: Chunking

Reggie uses chunking to break large words into smaller syllables. This resource helps students to develop reading and decoding strategies.
Grades K-3
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Electric Company
Problem Solved | Peg + Cat
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Problem Solved | Peg + Cat

In this clip that corresponds to the activity "Count Your Chickens," Peg and Cat solved the problem so... it's ...
Grades PreK-2
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Peg + Cat
Mitra Fabian: Visual Arts (Sculpture)
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Mitra Fabian: Visual Arts (Sculpture)

In this Spark video produced by KQED, see how sculptor Mitra Fabian explores the abnormal using mundane materials. Fabian aims ...
Grades K-13+
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SPARK
Stencils on the Street with Mike Shine
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Stencils on the Street with Mike Shine

Mike Shine’s interests range from surfing to carnivals, and his dynamic approach to art making manifests as immersive installations ...
Grades K-13+
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Art School
A Boat That Floats
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A Boat That Floats

In this video from Curious George, watch as three children build boats using everyday materials, including a pie tin, straws, a cup, and paper towel tubes. After they have each ...
Grades K-2
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Curious George Series
Blue Ribbon Readers: The Detective's Notebook Game
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Blue Ribbon Readers: The Detective's Notebook Game

This WPSU interactive The Detective’s Notebook Game is designed to get students to think about what they are reading ...
Grades K-5
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WPSU